Category: Gaming News

Feb
23

HCT Sydney: All the Players Heading Into This Weekend’s Hearthstone Competition

With the Hearthstone Championship Tour making a long-overdue Tour Stop in Australia for the first time this weekend, ahead of all the action we thought we’d bring you up to speed with all the local and international players. All taking […]

Feb
23

Razer Thresher Ultimate Wireless Gaming Headset Review – Premium Sound, Premium Price

Judging the quality of a headset or a pair of headphones by price is never a good thing. Alternatively it should be used as a guideline that informs everything else. Case in point, you wouldn’t expect audiophile sound out of […]

Feb
23

Blizzard Brings Back the Warcraft III PTR, Alongside Huge New Patch

One the rumours that has been floating around internet land of late was the possibility of a remastered Warcraft III coming out sometime this year. You know, when the franchise was still an RTS. And the home to the first […]

Feb
23

The Hearthstone Championship Tour (HCT) Comes to Sydney this Weekend

With Blizzard bringing all the competitive Hearthstone card-action thunder, Down Under for the first time. Ahem. This weekend will see the top 16 players who made their way through the online qualifiers take the stage in Sydney to compete for […]

Feb
23

Total War: Arena Open Beta Begins Today

For those that need a reminder Total War: Arena is the new massively multiplayer take on the classic strategy game developed in conjunction with Wargaming. In Total War: Arena two teams of 10 face off in epic confrontations, with each […]

Feb
23

Trump Calls Out Video Game Violence, Try Not to Act So Shocked

Political news ain’t our bag, we’s be all the games here at AusGamers. The clue is in the name. Anyway, as our friends in America attempt to deal with the latest mass shooting that took place at a school, politicians […]

Feb
23

Win! A Copy of Civilization VI: Rise and Fall on PC

Thanks to the lovely people at 2K Games we’ve got three digital copies of the excellent Civilization VI: Rise and Fall to give-away on PC. As per our recent review we noted that, “Civilization VI: Rise and Fall hits that […]

Feb
22

Urban Trial Playground Revealed Exclusively for Nintendo Switch

Similarities to another series of *cough* trials *cough* aside, Urban Trial Playground brings a physics-based stunt bike arcade racing experience, exclusively to Nintendo Switch. Which means a portable physics-based stunt bike arcade racing experience. Here’s the official line, lest we […]

Feb
22

Warframe – Tenno Reasons You Should Be Playing

Warframe has been around for a few years now, and the fast-paced third person online action title has only grown from strength to strength during that time. So much so that as a free-to-play game it offers an almost embarrassment […]

Feb
22

Australian Consumers Spent Over $3 Billion on Games in 2017

On games and hardware that is, to an impressive tune of $3.23 billion. Which, to add the much needed context is a 9% increase over 2016’s spend. This data was made available by the Interactive Games & Entertainment Association (IGEA), […]